Hold Your Ground Laws:
The Right To Kill Another Human Being If You "Feel" Threatened
Very often, the prevalence of guns marks the qualifying difference between civilization and barbarism.
In 2011 all German police fired a total of 85 bullets.
NYC police fired 84 shots at a single murder suspect in April, 2012.
Source: The Atlantic
Armed Homes Are More Deadly Than Unarmed Homes. Much More Deadly.